The Slap

Soon to be an NBC event series directed by Lisa Cholodenko and starring Uma Thurman, Peter Sarsgaard, and Zachary Quinto. In this powerful and riveting novel, literary phenomenon Christos Tsiolkas unflinchingly exposes the inner workings of domestic life, friendship, and parenthood in the twenty-first century, and reminds us of the passions and malice that family loyalty can provoke. When a man slaps another couple's child at a neighborhood barbecue, the event send unforeseeable shock waves through the lives of all who are witness to it. Told from the points of view of eight people who were present, "The Slap" shows how a single action can change the way people think about how they live, what they want, and what they believe forever. * This book may have reminder mark*

Product Overview
ISBN 9780143128700
Categories BX, Crime, Fiction, Mystery and Thriller, WBD
Author(s) Christos Tsiolkas
Publisher Penguin
Pages 496
Format Paperback
Dimensions 13.4cm x 4.0cm x 20.0cm
Weight 0.37 kg
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